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What is Levetiracetam (Keppra)?

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This drug is prescribed for treatment of epilepsy. Levetiracetam is combined with other epilepsy drugs to treat partial seizures, primary generalized seizures and myoclonic (shock-like jerks of muscle) seizures. Side effects include tiredness, weakness, and changes in behaviors.

From: Epilepsy Drugs to Treat Seizures WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 15, 2018

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Epilepsy Foundation.

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Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 15, 2018

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Epilepsy Foundation.

News release, FDA.

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

News release, UCB Inc.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 15, 2018

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